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Fire Weather Watch issued April 22 at 3:50PM CDT until April 23 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Expires: 8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014

...EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER EXPECTED NORTHWEST OF THE KANSAS
TURNPIKE WEDNESDAY...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE
WEATHER ZONES 032...033...047...048...049...050...051 AND 067...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WICHITA HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER...IS FORECAST GENERALLY NORTHWEST
OF THE KANSAS TURNPIKE.
* TIMING...WILL BE FROM LATE MORNING WEDNESDAY INTO THE EVENING
HOURS.
* WINDS...WILL BE SOUTHERLY AT 25 TO 35 MPH...WITH GUSTS TO 45
MPH.
* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 37 PERCENT.
* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY
AND BECOME VERY DIFFICULT TO CONTROL. OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

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